The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 52 45 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.60% 1.27% 2.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.14% 5.88% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
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£350 £450 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +246.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £210 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
Blackberry
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
140 102 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.11% 21.56% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 42 16
Average daily rate £375 £360 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 8
Average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% +182.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -7 1 - -
Blackberry
South West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) SVG
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) SVG
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Dojo
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) webOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Web Usability
1 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Acronis